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September 2007

Cardiovascular Health 2007: Taking Michigan's Pulse
Thursday, September 20, 2007, Ann Arbor, MI

The Michigan Department of Community Health is offering a one day conference to Identify new cardiovascular disease (CVD) treatments and community initiatives, including opportunities for community partnerships; describe best practices in CVD prevention and treatment; and explore strategies for improvements in CVD care.

To register, please contact 517-663-5147 or www.michigan.gov/cvh.

Thrombosis Summit 2007 NATF
Saturday, September 29, 2007, Boston, MA

The North American Thrombosis Forum (NATF) is offering a 1-day symposium emphasizing Clinical Science and professional education regarding prophylaxis measures and critical developments in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of thrombotic disorders.  Focused sessions in 5 key areas include:

1) Translational research

2) Clinical research

3) Prevention and education

4) Public policy

5) Advocacy (featuring special guest lecturers Melanie Bloom, Ajay Kakkar, MD, Rear Admiral Kenneth P. Moritsugu, MD, MPH, George G. Shashaty, MD, and Susan B. Shurin, MD).

The event is free but requires pre-registration. For more information, please visit the Thrombosis Summit 2007 Web site.